Faith writes, "This is a short skit of some
women who went to the tomb early on Easter Morning. You can adjust it
however you like. There could be two angels instead of one. Things can
be changed according to your space for performance and your churchís
(Four women walking to the garden and the tomb.)
1st woman: "I couldnít sleep last night waiting
for morning to come. My heart is so sad".
2nd Woman: "I know I couldnít either, I kept
think about Jesus and how he was killed. It was just awful."
3rd Woman: "He was so good and kind, I just canít
understand why this happened."
4th Woman: "And we didnít get to properly
prepare his body with the spices."
1st Woman: "Maybe we can do it this morning, weíve
brought the spices."
2nd Woman: "Letís hurry, but wait, who is going
to move the stone at the tomb?"
3rd Woman: "Maybe all of us together can move
4th Woman: "It is awfully heavy, but we have to
1st Woman: "There is the tomb up ahead, but wait,
look the stone is moved away."
2nd Woman: "But who rolled it away?"
3rd Woman: "Oh no, I bet someone has taken his
4th Woman: "What will we do, letís hurry".
(At this point the women hurry a little faster towards
(Angel or Angels sitting or standing at the tomb.)
1st Woman: "Hey, where is Jesus?"
2nd Woman: "What did you do with Him?"
3rd Woman: Who are you?
Angel: "Wait a minute Ladies, Jesus is not here,
he is risen. Jesus lives."
lst Woman: "You are sure?"
Angel: "Yes I am sure - look in the tomb, he is
2nd Woman: "He isnít here he has risen - lets
go tell the disciples."
3rd Woman: "Heís alive, Heís alive."
4th Woman: "Heís alive, itís true."